Volvo 960 MOT Results

Registered in 1994
62.1% pass rate
from 58 tests in 2020
(1.0% worse than other 1994 cars)
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 1994 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo 960 is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (32% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Headlamp aim (100% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Headlamp aim (120% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Stop lamp (120% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Direction indicators (93% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Flashing type (93% worse than other 1994 cars)
        • 5.2% fail on Side repeaters (4 times worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 14% fail on Brakes (26% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 12% fail on Brake performance (74% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 12% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (3 times worse than other 1994 cars)
        • 12% fail on Rbt (sp) (3 times worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (5 times worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Hand lever (19 times worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.7% fail on Lever
  • 8.6% fail on Suspension (25% better than other 1994 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Suspension arms (24% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint
    • 3.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (79% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 3.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (21% better than other 1994 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 8.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (19% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 8.6% fail on Exhaust emissions (28% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 8.6% fail on Spark ignition (43% worse than other 1994 cars)
        • 8.6% fail on Catalyst emissions (87% worse than other 1994 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 6.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure (33% better than other 1994 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Exhaust system (68% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.7% fail on Transmission
      • 1.7% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.7% fail on Joints
  • 1.7% fail on Steering
    • 1.7% fail on Power steering
      • 1.7% fail on Other components
  • 1.7% fail on Visibility
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.7% fail on Washers
  • 1.7% fail on Tyres
    • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth

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